Dillon, Richard G., Saginaw, Michigan


Beloved husband passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at Covenant Health Care Cooper Campus. Age 75 years. Son of the late Homer and Helen Dillon, Richard was born February 16, 1938 in Thompson, Illinois and lived in Iowa as a child. He served in the U.S. Navy. He married Karen Lee Kirbyson on May 10, 1959. She survives him. Richard was employed at Shivley Brothers as a warehouse manager for 38 years. He was a member of the Moose Lodge #82. Richard was an avid golfer and bowler inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2011. He enjoyed camping and fishing on the Saginaw Bay. Surviving besides his wife Karen are two sisters-in-law, Lynda and Russell Caldwell, Mt. Morris; Merlene Kirbyson, Mt. Morris; one niece and one nephew, Lori Thompson and Alan Caldwell. Funeral Service will take place on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at noon at The Snow Funeral Home, 3775 N. Center Road (between Shattuck and McCarty). Pastor Mark Buckert will officiate. Honoring Mr. Dillon’s wishes cremation will follow. Friends may call at the funeral home where the family will be present on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorials to the Moose Lodge #82. www.snowfuneralhome.net